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The Plot Outline :-

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Hansel & Gretel will walk through the countryside in order to get to the church where their mother is buried. In the church they will kneel at the alter and pray (the camera will show their emotions through close-up shots on their faces) before heading outside to visit their mothers grave. They will place black roses on the gravestone, and Hansel will be shown putting an arm around Gretel, caring for her as the eldest sibling. In order to get home they must walk through the forest, and the camera will follow them on their journey back to their cottage.

‘9’ Deconstruction

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Sound
– Build up, gradually.
– A sound effect sounds of what’s going on each noise fits the scene.
– Dialogue sets the scene. Foreshadows events.
– Drums and Atonal violins
– Classical
– Minor (sad) quiet and creepy fits with the scene.

Mise en Scene
– Dirty materials.
– Electrics.
– Animation.
– Human features. Things an inventor would have.
– Muddy/dirty looking things.
Old and damaged look – warlike.

Editing
– Slow transitions – don’t know what’s going to happen next. Creates build up.
7 cuts – builds atmosphere.

Camera
– Extreme close ups show’s intricate detail
– Close ups also show the detail.

Suspiria – Deconstruction

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Sound
– No rhythm at first, makes the auidence ask questions because there was a build up in the music making the auidence apprehensive about what is going to happen. However there is nothing happening in the scene to imply something bad will happen. Therefore it is said that the music is out of sync to what is being shown on the screen.
– Drums add to this build up they have no rhythm.
– Voice/speech/ Narration setting scene.
– Soft music. High pitched layers.
– Goes back to no rhythm – panic sounding.
– Footsteps/wheels/foreign over-head/electric doors.

Camera
-Medium shot, understand all the information.
-Midshot, sets scene – normal airport. Shows characters emotion.
-Longshot – deserted entrance/exit. Shows where she is going.
-Midshot shows worried curious expression.

Editing
– Opening credits – accompanied with music
– Short amounts of cuts at least 12. They’re longer to set the start of the scene.
– Lots of cuts build drama.
– Thunder. Twinkly music.
– Rain/car noises (On and off depending on what the camera is showing.) If it’s the character showed there is no music, as the camera cuts the sound effects change. (This is interlinked with the Sound.)

Mise en Scene
– Shows flight board (arival/departure.) Realistic creates scene.
– Lots of different people going about their business.
– Air hostess- people every day/ordinary as well.
– Plastic waiting airport seats.
– Suitcases – understanding characters situation.

Big Fish – Deconstruction

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Sound:
Classically composed. Creates a calm atmosphere. Also expresses a gradual build up.
Composed to fit the images on screen
Sound effects – water movement
Narration at first, then shown who is speaking
Other characters – here their reactions, gasps of breathe. Round of applause. Speech.
Narration matches images on the screen, his childhood growing up.
Understand that this is central to the character’s life as a boy and now as an older man.

Mise en Scene:
Water, under a lake.
Weeds and fish.
Fishing hooks
Sun rays through the water. (Lighting technique.)
Stones/rocks
Wall paper – child’s bedroom – their own drawing which is also in relation to the narration.
Scout campfire. Tents. Uniforms.
Possibly set in a wedding scene, posh dress, formal, flowers.

Editing:
The editing uses transitions such as a ‘fade out’ to move from one scene to another. There are a number of cuts in the opening minutes to this film, ‘Big Fish’.
The actresses and actors name’s come up in a simple font and to the side of the main picture.
Shows the production log/animation of ‘Columbia’.

Camera:
Close ups to the fish
Long shots to see the background of the situation
Medium shots to establish the scenes.
The camera shows a timeline of events in the opening scene, creates a build up.
Extreme close ups on the mans hand/wedding ring finger. This is obviously significant to the story and relates to the narrative being heard by the audience.
See silhouette of an extremely large fish.

The Nightmare Before Christmas – Deconstruction

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Sound
-Classical music composed to what’s going on, on the screen. (Synchronised.) Building emotion.
-Diegetic sounds, characters singing.
-Narration. (Voice over.)
-Sound effects – bell/wind
-Would have a specific Score written for it.

Mise en Scene
-Graphics used to produce a location.
-Graphics are used to create the characters as well. Set facial expressions and
-Characters can be understood through their clothes and the props they hold.

Camera
-Panning
-Close ups
-Medium shots – shows scene
-Long shots – sets scene
-Pan-in/out
-Tilted upwards
-Tracking

Editing
-Fancy writing, For the title the names of actors/actresses were not displayed.
-Transitions from scene to scene and from cut to cut.
A dissolve is used.

The Chronicles of Narnia

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Camera –
• Close-ups – feet faces – expressions of panic shown matches the dialogue of screams.
• Long shots from the sky – sets the scene understand that it is a war setting.
• Tracking of planes and bombs.

Editing –
• 3 minutes for the opening.
• Lots of cuts – expresses panic and how scared characters are.

Sound:
• Dark sounds, sirens – increasing in volume – ups how scared characters are – builds the atmosphere and panic.
• Dialogue is muffled through radios when the pilots are talking.
• Trumpets in the orchestral background music.
• Airplanes – bombs – jet fighters.
• Dialogue – screams panic hurry to the shelter.

Mise en scene –
• Clouds and fog– mysterious beginning.
• Lights from the sky – relates to war times with the big search lights from the enmy – exactly what they are.
• Pilots wearing gas masks.
• Bombs create fire – look like bombs.
• Shelter tin like, beds, lights and blankets – realistic.
• Home sofa, curtains bedrooms.
• Clothes – WW2 time
• Nazi symbol on the planes.
• Fire reflection in the window.

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